The New York Islanders were easily defeated by the Boston Bruins, 7 to 3, on November 18, 1972.

Final

BOS

Bruins

9-7-2

7

NYI

Islanders

2-13-1

3

Team

BOS

NYI

1

4

2

2

1

1

3

2

0

Total

7

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BOS

NYI

Bruins

Bobby Orr (EV) assisted by Gregg Sheppard

1

0

Bruins

Phil Esposito (SH) assisted by Dallas Smith and Garnet Bailey

2

0

Islanders

Dave Hudson (EV) assisted by Germain Gagnon

2

1

Islanders

Ed Westfall (EV) assisted by Craig Cameron and Brian Lavender

2

2

Bruins

Don Marcotte (EV) unassisted

3

2

Bruins

Phil Esposito (PP) assisted by Ken Hodge and Bobby Orr

4

2

2nd period

BOS

NYI

Islanders

Tom Miller (PP) assisted by Ed Westfall and Billy Harris

4

3

Bruins

Fred Stanfield (EV) unassisted

5

3

3rd period

BOS

NYI

Bruins

Wayne Cashman (EV) assisted by Phil Esposito

6

3

Bruins

Wayne Cashman (EV) assisted by Phil Esposito

7

3